Winchester CUSD #1 Monthly Newsletter September 30, 2015 The City of Winchester Sewer Project is now at the bus garage/WHS parking lot. Elm St. at Cross St. will be closed for at least a couple of weeks while this project is finished. Elm St. at Walker St. (behind the fball scoreboard) is now open. Thanks for your patience! I was informed Sept. 3rd that our BC/BS Group Health Insurance has issued a final rate that is a 19% increase from the stage 2 quotes made in June. As explained to me, the health of our group changed from June to September when the underwriter was setting our costs and our group demographics shrunk from a projected group size of 68 down to 55. I really had no other choice but to accept these new rates as I can't leave the district without coverage. We recently received some good news from ISBE. We were notified that our portion of the $85 million set aside for districts in financial distress is $56,147.62. Liberty Mutual Insurance is paying over $23,500.00 in claims due to the July 13th storm damage. The forensic engineer hired by . . .
Click here to view the 2015-2016 WGS Student Handbook Click here to view the highlights of the 2015-2016 WGS Student Handbook Changes
Wolverine Pride has joined forces with 4Rivers to bring PBIS (Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports) to Winchester! Wolverine Pride will model, teach, reinforce and reteach the expectations at Winchester Grade School. We are committed to empowering all students to meet high expectations by creating a respectful and positive learning environment. Through our Tier I Universal Level, students who demonstrate appropriate behaviors will be recognized with positive consequences on both an immediate and long-term basis. The program will include expectations of: Respect Self Respect Time Respect Others Respect Property Each setting will contain expectations the students will follow. Students have been taught the expectations through modeling and instruction. Acknowledgement of the expectations are given daily through our Wolverine Pride chart. Click here to view behavior matrix. Default Hyperlink Text August 19, 2015 - Wolverine Pride Update - Click here to see a Wolverine Pride Update As our Tier II . . .
Click here to view a copy of the 2015-2016 WHS Student Handbook Click here to view the 2015-2016 WHS Handbook Changes
To view the District's requirements for specific medical forms: Please click here for District Medical Requirements Click here for the Authorization for Medication Form Click here for the Child Health Exam Form Click here for the Consent for Administration of Over-the Counter Medicines Form Click here for the Dental Exam Waiver Form Click here for the Dental Exam Proof Form Click here for the Eye Exam Report Form Click here for the Eye Exam Waiver Form Click here for the Lead Screening Form Click here to view the IHSA/IESA Pre-Participation Examination for Sports Click here for the Sports Medicine Authorization and Consent Form Click here to view the WHS Parental Waiver for Transportation Form NEW FORM ADDED - If your child has a food allergy - we must have this form on file signed by a doctor. Click here for the Physician Statement for Food Substitution KINDERGARTEN ONLY: Click here to view the Medical Forms Requirements & the forms for . . .
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